SOUNDS OF BLUE 333 – WE GO BACK

Bob Putignano is playing the Sounds of Blue this week with music by [Grover Washington Jr, the Ed Palermo Big Band, Hiram Bullock: O Tannenbaum
Ed Palermo Big Band, Frank Zappa, The Bala Project, Claire Martin, and Jim Mullen.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GOING OUT OF MY HEAD
SOUNDS OF BLUE 333
Bob Putignano, Sounds of Blue Studio, New York, December 5, 2020 [22112]

Twilight Zone Theme
Grover Washington Jr: Power of Soul
Ed Palermo Big Band: [Title Not Provided]
Hiram Bullock: O Christmas Tree
Hiram Bullock: O Tannenbaum
Ed Palermo Big Band: My Favorite Things
Frank Zappa: Toads of the Short Forest
Hiram Bullock: Silent Night
The Bala Project: [Title Not Provided]
Claire Martin & Jim Mullen: Going Out of My Head
Claire Martin & Jim Mullen: I Could Get Used to This
Jim Mullen: We Go Back

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Bob Putignano for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by Bob Putignano at Sounds of Blue Studio, New York (SOB 326)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2022 Bob Putignano. Used with permission.

THE GROOVE YARD 162 – DONEGAN WALK

George Klein presents an hour of great jazz by pianist Dorothy Donegan in this 1991 program featuring recordings from the 19402, ‘50s and ‘80s, plus a closing cut by Count Basie.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DONEGAN WALK
THE GROOVE YARD 162
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, June 23, 1991 [22096]

Dorothy Donegan: Dorothy’s Boogie Woogie
Dorothy Donegan: St. Louis Blues
Dorothy Donegan: Kilroy Was Here
Dorothy Donegan: That Old Black Magic
Dorothy Donegan: Over the Rainbow
Dorothy Donegan: Sweet Georgia Brown
Dorothy Donegan: My Funny Valentine
Dorothy Donegan: This Can’t Be Love
Dorothy Donegan: DDT
Dorothy Donegan: Just in Time
Dorothy Donegan: September Song
Dorothy Donegan: Donegan Walk
Dorothy Donegan: Humoresque
Dorothy Donegan: Autumn Leaves
Dorothy Donegan: Lullaby of Birdland
Dorothy Donegan: Donegan’s Blues
Count Basie: Boogie Woogie

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 1991, 2022 George Klein. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 451 – BLUEMOON BOP

Steve The Fly is back spinning from 2015 with an all-vinyl show in Episode 92 with cuts by Lester Young, Ella & The Ink Spots, Bud Powell, Jimmy Smith, Kai Winding, Wes Montgomery, John Coltrane & Cannonball Adderley, Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Yusef Lateef, and The Moonglows.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUEMOON & BOP
FLY BY NIGHT 451
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, January 29, 2015 [22062]

Lester Young: I Can’t Get Started
Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots: Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
Bud Powell: Celia 
Jimmy Smith: Kiki’s Voice
Kai Winding: A Night on Bop Mountain
Wes Montgomery: The Trickbag       
Bud Powell: I Want To Be Happy
John Coltrane & Cannonball Adderley: Limehouse Blues
Sonny Rollins: With A Song In My Heart
Dizzy Gillespie: Blue Moon
Miles Davis: Bye Bye Blackbird
Yusef Lateef: Train Stop
Lester Young: On The Sunny Side Of The Street
The Moonglows: The Beating Of My Heart

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#92)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2015, 2022 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 449 – CORNER MUSIC

Steve The Fly meets Miles Davis On The Corner in 2014 and brings Medeski Martin Scofield & Wood and The Fugs along with him. Look out!

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CORNER MUSIC
FLY BY NIGHT 449
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, December 30, 2014 [22034]

Thelonious Monk: Crepuscule with Nellie
Miles Davis Medley: On The Corner > New York Girl > Thinkin’ Of One Thing And Doin’ Another > Vote For Miles
Miles Davis: Helen Butte > Mr. Freedom X
Medeski Martin Scofield & Wood: A Go-Go
The Fugs: Banshee

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#90)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2015, 2022 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

FLY BY NIGHT 447 – STRANGE LOVE

Steve The Fly is loving some strange in Episode 93 from 2015 with tunes by Medeski, Martin, Scofield & Wood, Moondog, Jimi Hendrix, Larry Young, The Sound Dimensions, Etta James, Little Milton, James Brown, Chocolate Milk, Funkadelic, Lowell Fulson, B.B. King, and Elmore James.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STRANGE LOVE
FLY BY NIGHT 447
Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric 23 Studio, Amsterdam, January 29, 2015 [22006]

Medeski, Martin, Scofield & Wood: Miles Behind

Medeski, Martin, Scofield & Wood: In Case The World Changes Its Mind

Moondog: Tree Trail

Jimi Hendrix: Crying Blue Rain

Larry Young: Turn Off The Lights

The Sound Dimensions: Great Mu Ga Ru Ga

The Sound Dimensions: Mojo Rocksteady

Etta James: Tough Love

Little Milton: That’s What Love Will Make You Do

James Brown: Hang Out And Hustle With Your Friends

Chocolate Milk: Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Funkadelic: I Wanna Know If It’s Good To You

Lowell Fulson: Mellow Together

B.B. King: Whole Lotta Love

Elmore James: Strange Kinda Feeling

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam (#93)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2015, 2022s Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

THE SOUL LUCILLE SHOW 286 – CHECK OUT YOUR MIND

Lucille DJ is back on the air from the heart of Italy with a killer hour of soul & super heavy funk including a guest spot by John Sinclair, with tunes by Ronnie Dyson, Marvin Gaye, Milton Wright, Les McCann, the  Family, James Brown, Millie Jackson, Willie Wright, People’s Choice, Reuben Howell, Diana Ross & The Su The Impressions, premes, The Temptations, Eddie Henderson, Rufus & Chaka Khan, Ernie Hines, and Ultrafunk.

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JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 893 – JUST BECAUSE

Episode 893 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in the Cass Corridor of Detroit with the first of two programs with music contributed by my old friend Jules Bauduc of Louiaiana, known in musical circles as The Maestro, who sent me 4 CDs worth of rare music from the Crescent City and environs, including an entire CD’s worth of popular instrumentals from the 1950s and ’60s that we’ll feature at a later date.

Tonight’s show has music from Lee Allen with my theme song when I was a high school deejay in the ‘50s, a cut by Jules’ well-known uncle Ray Bauduc, plus sides by Aaron Neville, Allen Toussaint, Bobby Charles, Bobby Mitchell, Danny White, Dave Bartholomew, Eddie Bo, Frankie Ford, Jerry Byrne, Irma Thomas, Johnny Adams, Joe Jones, Larry Williams, Prince LaLa, Lloyd Price, Rollee McGill, Roy Brown, and Smokey Johnson.

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FLY BY NIGHT 387 – SUN RA ON WAX

Steve The Fly is taking a deep dive into the outer limits of Sun Ra and his various ensembles. Mixed on the fly from a selection of vinyl records released on Art Yard and Strutt. Special thanks to Peter Dennet and John Sinclair for hooking up some of these beauties. Apologies for the pops, crackles and skips. Sun Ra “on the other side of time” plus UNKLE: The Time Has Come).

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

SUN RA ON WAX

FLY BY NIGHT 387

Steve The Fly, Fly Agaric Studios, Amsterdam, October 27, 2020 [20636]

Sun Ra: Vocal Sclip (Solid Steel)
Sun Ra: There’s A Change In The Air
Sun Ra: There Are Other Wolrds They Have Not Told You About
Sun Ra: Ancient Aetheopia
Sun Ra: Overtones Of China
Sun Ra: Adventures In Space
Sun Ra: Along Came Ra
Sun Ra: We Travel The Spaceways
Sun Ra: Antique Blacks

Sun Ra: Languidity

Sun Ra: Door Of The Cosmos
Sun Ra: Twin Stars Of Thence (clip)
UNKLE: The Time Has Come (Juggle)  

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam

Edited & annotated by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2020 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

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